senate Bill S8821A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to providing feminine hygiene products at no cost to individuals in correctional facilities

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 12, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.46
substituted for a588b
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1738
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 06, 2018 print number 8821a
Jun 06, 2018 amend and recommit to crime victims, crime and correction
May 23, 2018 referred to crime victims, crime and correction

Co-Sponsors

S8821 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A588B
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §625, Cor L

S8821 - Summary

Relates to providing feminine hygiene products at no cost to individuals in correctional facilities and to any other individual in a punitive custodial setting.

S8821 - Sponsor Memo

S8821 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  8821

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 23, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PERSAUD, RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Crime  Victims,
  Crime and Correction

AN  ACT  to  amend the correction law, in relation to providing feminine
  hygiene products at no cost to individuals in correctional facilities

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The correction law is amended by adding a new section 625
to read as follows:
  S 625. FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS. FEMININE HYGIENE  PRODUCTS,  INCLUD-
ING,  BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO, SANITARY NAPKINS, TAMPONS AND PANTY LINERS,
SHALL BE PROVIDED AT NO COST TO INDIVIDUALS HOUSED IN  STATE  AND  LOCAL
CORRECTIONAL  FACILITIES  USED  FOR  THE  GENERAL  CONFINEMENT OF FEMALE
INMATES AND IN ANY  OTHER  STATE  OR  LOCAL  FACILITY  WHERE  WOMEN  ARE
DETAINED OR CONFINED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01789-05-8

Co-Sponsors

S8821A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A588B
Law Section:
Correction Law
Laws Affected:
Add §625, Cor L

S8821A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to providing feminine hygiene products at no cost to individuals in correctional facilities and to any other individual in a punitive custodial setting.

S8821A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8821A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 8821--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 23, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PERSAUD, RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Crime  Victims,
  Crime  and  Correction  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation  to  providing  feminine
  hygiene products at no cost to individuals in correctional facilities

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The correction law is amended by adding a new  section  625
to read as follows:
  S  625.  FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS. FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS, INCLUD-
ING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, SANITARY NAPKINS,  TAMPONS  AND  PANTY  LINERS,
SHALL  BE  PROVIDED  AT NO COST TO INDIVIDUALS HOUSED IN STATE AND LOCAL
CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES USED  FOR  THE  GENERAL  CONFINEMENT  OF  FEMALE
INMATES  AND  IN  ANY  OTHER  STATE  OR  LOCAL  FACILITY WHERE WOMEN ARE
DETAINED OR CONFINED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01789-07-8

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